Yehia Z. Gad
University of Tübingen
Ancient DNARoyal familyKöhler diseaseConsanguinityGenetic testing
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Context The New Kingdom in ancient Egypt, comprising the 18th, 19th, and 20th dynasties, spanned the mid-16th to the early 11th centuries BC. The late 18th dynasty, which included the reigns of pharaohs Akhenaten and Tutankhamun, was an extraordinary time. The identification of a number of royal mummies from this era, the exact relationships between some members of the royal family, and possible illnesses and causes of death have been matters of debate. Objectives To introduce a new approach to ...
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